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Banks & Taylor Black Dragon Mild

Originally published in What’s Brewing May 2004.

Origin: Shefford, Bedfordshire, England ABV: 4.3 per cent Buy from Specialist stockists, brewery’s pubs, direct sales (tel 01462 815080,

Banks & Taylor Black Dragon Mild

As I noted this time last year, real mild in a bottle must be one of Britain’s rarest styles. Historically, “mild” […]